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Cape Town to host 8th Africa Fintech Summit

Cape Town to host 8th Africa Fintech Summit

Leading innovators, investors, and policymakers from around the world will gather at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, South Africa, for the 8th edition of the Africa Fintech Summit in November 2022.

Cendyn acquires digitalhotelier

Cendyn acquires digitalhotelier

Cendyn, the hospitality techology specialist, has acquired digitalhotelier, a provider of integrated distribution, demand generation and data intelligence solutions for hotels.

Dubai consolidates status as world’s Web3 capital

Dubai consolidates status as world’s Web3 capital

The recent launch of Dubai’s Metaverse Strategy by Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, positions the city as a global pioneer offering the world’s most advanced and connected ecosystem in which the metaverse community can thrive.

SITA unveils eVisa and ETA to transform borders and boost growth

SITA unveils eVisa and ETA to transform borders and boost growth

SITA has announced the launch of SITA eVisa and SITA Electronic Travel Authorization to meet the rapidly growing demand from governments for digital visa systems to stimulate national economies after COVID-19, strengthen security and improve the travel experience.

Trip.com announces long-term green tourism goals

Trip.com announces long-term green tourism goals

Trip.com has announced its long-term goal to build green tourism, including the launch over 10,000 low-carbon travel products, engaging 100 million travellers in low-carbon practices, and aiming to further reduce carbon emissions across operations.

Hotelbeds launches new environmental strategy

Hotelbeds launches new environmental strategy

Hotelbeds has announced its new Environmental, Social and Governance strategy, which aims, as Hotelbeds’ CEO Nicolas Huss describes, "to take Hotelbeds' position on ESG to the next level and galvanise our commitment to making travel a force for good”.